Monday June 20, 1977
US date format: 6/20/1977, UK date format: 20/6/1977
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 20, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Amos Lee and Gordan Giricek.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Got To Give It Up (Part 1) by Marvin Gaye.
In UK Lucille by Kenny Rogers was in the top 5 hits.
MacArthur, directed by Joseph Sargent, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while How To Save Your Own Life by Erica Jong was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The House That Jack Built.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Surround or Baseball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 20, 1977?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
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- Menahem Begin forms Israeli government
- Oil first enters Trans-Alaska pipeline, exits 38 days later at Valdez.
- Abner Biberman: American screenplay writer and minor...
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 20, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
- Alan O'Day - Undercover Angel
- Foreigner - Feels Like The First Time
- Kenny Rogers - Lucille
- Fleetwood Mac - Dreams
- Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy
- Shaun Cassidy - Da Doo Ron Ron
- Hot - Angel In Your Arms
- Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Commodores - Easy
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1)
- Slave - Slide
- Teddy Pendergrass - I Don't Love You Anymore
- Aretha Franklin - Break It To Me Gently
- Johnny Guitar Watson - A Real Mother For Ya
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Hollywood
- Enchantment - Sunshine
- Graham Central Station - Now Do-u-wanta Dance
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 20If June 20, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 3 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 27 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?